Suddenly very fascinated by "The Mysterious Death of Sam Cooke."
Icons of American Music
Cassius Clay&Sam Cooke
<b>Sam Cooke</b> with Barry and Eddie - JazzWax
Sam Cooke, a brilliant singer & songwriter, is widely considered the inventor of Soul music.
Sam Cooke In the Fifites and Sixties, Sam Cooke helped invent soul music by merging gospel sounds with secular themes. Cooke's pure, elegant crooning was widely imitated, and both his voice and his suave, sophisticated image influenced generations of soul men.